French band Air, Nicolas Godin and Jean-Benoît Dunckel, introduced me and many others to music that was cosmic, electronic, retro and studious. Their enlightening and insanely popular debut 1997 album Moon Safari, which featured ‘Sexy Boy’, ‘All I Need’, ‘Kelly Watch The Stars’ and ‘La Femme D’Argent’ became a classic and helped reintroduce chillout and… Read more »

Posted on May 12th, 2016

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I’ve had my say, now we’re kicking off your say in the first results of the readers’ poll with your top Irish EPs and new artists of 2011.Both those lists follow along with links and embeds to where you can hear why they got the votes they did.

Posted on December 22nd, 2011

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You don’t have time to check blogs every day, never mind just this one. Here’s a roundup of the best of what you may have missed last month.. Jamie XX’s Mix for Benji B & his Adele ‘Rolling In The Deep’ remix Moths – Kildare’s 17 year old electronic whizzkid. The Gossip’s Beth Ditto &… Read more »

Posted on February 1st, 2011

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A bit of a different podcast for you this month (and at nearly 2 hours, a long one) as myself and Aoife sat down and talked about the best things that happened in 2010. We cover Irish acts and labels we loved this year, gigs of 2010, albums and songs of 2010, tv and video… Read more »

Posted on December 24th, 2010

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My main feature for Day & Night this week is a roundup of the year’s best viral videos with an Irish slant. Antoine Dodson, Charlie Brooker, Crystal Swing, Die Antwoord, Double Rainbow, Ok Go and Old Spice Guy all feature. Check it.

Posted on December 17th, 2010

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Glasser photo by Wayne Fox. You don’t have time to check blogs every day, never mind just this one. Here’s a roundup of the best of what you may have missed last month.. Introducing: Holy Other – Brooding Berlin electronica / Museum of Bellas Artes – Stockholm electro-pop creators / Clock Opera – cut-up electronic… Read more »

Posted on November 13th, 2010

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You don’t have time to check blogs every day, never mind just this one. Here’s a roundup of the best of what you may have missed last month.. Introducing: Computer Magic / Blackbird Blackbird / Adultrock / We Are Trees Mixes & playlists: Electric Picnic 2010 mixtape / August album chart / MAP Sept 2010… Read more »

Posted on October 22nd, 2010

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